This all-day educational event is geared to any interior designer looking to get the latest information on upcoming trends and products available for their clients.

Victoria Redshaw

LAS VEGAS, NV – Surfaces 2012 will again host a day specifically with designers in mind on Wednesday, January 25. This all-day educational event geared to any interior designer looking to get the scoop on upcoming trends and the newest products available for their clients. Surfaces’ organizers ask that interested designers register now as this event is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Antonio Ballatore

The schedule for Designer Day is as follows:

8:00am to 9:30am
Design and Color Trends: 2012 – 2013with Victoria Redshaw
Explore the key design trends for interiors for 2012 and 2013 including a brief look at how we forecast design trends. We will focus on color, pattern, materials, shape and styling for interiors and how these trends translate into flooring.

10:00am to 11:30am
Speed Trending Tourwith Victoria Redshaw
Find a direct path to some of the coolest things at SURFACES 2012. Join world-renowned trend forecaster, Victoria Reshaw as she takes you on a whirlwind tour of the show's newest products and ideas. This "working" tour lets you see the show through Victoria's eyes and you can benefit from her expertise and special picks from the show.

Noon to 1:00 pm
Up and Coming Trends for Surfaces with Antonio Ballatore - Design Luncheon
Join us for an exciting session on up and coming trends for surfaces with Antonio Ballatore. Antonio is the season four winner of HGTV's Design Star and host of his own design show, The Antonio Treatment, where he transforms lackluster rooms into works of art with color and personality.

1:30pm to 3:30pm
Offsite Tour
Go behind-the-scenes of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the luxury resort that pairs stylish design with an adventurous and welcoming spirit. Friedmutter Group designers will offer first-hand knowledge of the artistic vision, material selection and creative process involved in creating this chic, urban-inspired property.

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Surface Stories - International Trends
Discover international trends in surface decoration. From mirror finish metals to matte wood, sumptuous plushness to glass-smooth slickness, you will see what's happening, what's inspiring it and be ready to embrace it.

For more information and to register,